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Old 07-08-2012   #1
 
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Look for 3 person Kayak

Dad and I love to kayak but would like to take our daughter. We were hoping to find a 3 person kayak but I am having trouble finding anything online.
I have seen a few families out using them but they usually have one small child. Ours is only 5 but she is already 80 pounds!

Anyone have any ideas besides splitting up and using 2 kayaks?
THANKS!

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If you are looking for a kayak for three, consider a pirogue if a skirt is not needed. ** Cajun Pirogue Boat Kit Photos
http://www.unclejohns.com/boat/whitt/whitt-2.jpg
You might find flat water hunting kayaks with a large enough cockpit for three also
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I recommend one of these things.
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I recommend one of these things.
Those things suck for flat water paddling though . lanlanlou, where will you be using the craft?
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Consider canoes. Start with an OC-2 and stick her in the middle (oc-3!). When she gets big enough then you go to two crafts. Either k-2 or oc-2 and k-1 or oc-1.
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